River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1025 PM EDT MON MAY 12 2014

...WATER LEVELS ARE HIGH OR FORECAST TO HAVE SIGNIFICANT RISES FOR
THE FOLLOWING RIVERS OR CREEKS:  GRAND RIVER AT LOWELL...RED CEDAR AT
WILLIAMSTON...EAST LANSING...LITTLE MUSKEGON AT MORLEY...CHIPPEWA
RIVER AT MT PLEASANT...

.SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT WHICH WILL MAY ADD
ADDITIONAL RUNOFF INTO THE RIVER BASINS ON TOP OF THE 1 TO 2 INCHES
THAT FELL EARLIER SUNDAY. ADDITIONAL RAIN IS POSSIBLE INTO THE
MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. RIVERS MAY RISE ABOVE BANKFULL WITHIN THE NEXT
DAY OR TWO. THE FOLLOWING FORECAST IS BASED ON OBSERVED AND FORECAST
24 HOUR PRECIPITATION.

FOR THE GRAND RIVER AT LOWELL... NO OBSERVED STAGE WAS AVAILABLE.  NO
FLOODING IS FORECAST.  THE MAXIMUM STAGE FORECASTED IS 11.0 FEET
FRIDAY MORNING.  FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.

FOR THE RED CEDAR RIVER ABOVE WILLIAMSTON... THE LATEST STAGE WAS 4.8
FEET AT 10 PM MONDAY.   NO FLOODING IS FORECAST.  THE MAXIMUM STAGE
FORECASTED IS 8.0 FEET EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.  FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0
FEET.  AT 8.0 FEET... EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF GOLF COURSE AND
ADJACENT PARK IN WILLIAMSTON.

FOR THE RED CEDAR RIVER AT EAST LANSING... THE LATEST STAGE WAS 3.8
FEET AT 9 PM MONDAY.   NO FLOODING IS FORECAST.  THE MAXIMUM STAGE
FORECASTED IS 6.3 FEET FRIDAY MORNING.  FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  AT
6.0 FEET... RIVER REACHES BANKFULL AND LOW LYING AREAS FLOOD.

FOR THE LITTLE MUSKEGON RIVER ABOVE MORLEY... NO OBSERVED STAGE WAS
AVAILABLE.  NO FLOODING IS FORECAST.  THE MAXIMUM STAGE FORECASTED IS
4.7 FEET EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.  FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.  AT 4.0
FEET... RIVER IS BANKFULL.

FOR THE CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT... THE LATEST STAGE WAS 4.7
FEET AT 9 PM MONDAY.   NO FLOODING IS FORECAST.  THE MAXIMUM STAGE
FORECASTED IS 7.0 FEET WEDNESDAY EVENING.  FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
AT 8.0 FEET... EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF THE GOLF COURSE... ISLAND
PARK AND NELSON PARK IN WESTERN MT. PLEASANT.

SAFETY MESSAGE...CAUTION IS URGED WHEN WALKING NEAR RIVERBANKS.

STAY TUNED TO FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO YOUR LOCAL
RADIO... TELEVISION... OR NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.




&&

                   FLOOD  OBSERVED              FORECAST 7PM
LOCATION           STAGE   STAGE   DAY TIME    TUE   WED   THU

GRAND RIVER
  LOWELL            15.0      M    M           8.0   9.5  10.8

RED CEDAR
  WILLIAMSTON        9.0    4.8    MON 10 PM   5.9   7.2   7.9
  EAST LANSING       7.0    3.8    MON 09 PM   4.6   5.5   6.1

LITTLE MUSKEGON
  MORLEY             6.0      M    M           4.5   4.4   3.6

CHIPPEWA RIVER
  MT PLEASANT        8.0    4.7    MON 09 PM   6.0   7.0   6.8


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